Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Entrepreneurship

London, England, United Kingdom
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Job description

This is an exciting time to join Coventry University London – a part of the Coventry University Group.  Coventry University has a Gold TEF rating and ranking 2nd in the UK for Teaching Excellence, and ranked 12th in the Guardian League Tables 2018.  Coventry University London was founded in October 2010 in the heart of the City of London with over 1600 students studying across 20 different undergraduate and postgraduate degrees in business and management related subjects. The University has strong links to industry and is focused on providing opportunities for learning that develop career-ready and global enterprising graduates.

The Department of Management & HR is growing quickly and we are looking for passionate individuals to support the next phase of our development.  We are looking for individuals who are experts in their subject area, creative in the design of their curriculum and love working with diverse groups of students to help them achieve their full potential

As a Lecturer/Senior Lecturer, your responsibilities will include teaching and supervision of students at undergraduate and postgraduate levels, module leadership of existing modules as well as the opportunity to develop new specialist modules as part of the expansion of our entreprise and innovation curriculum.  You will be working as an active member of diverse course teams as entrepreneurship is embedded across all MBAs and undergraduate business focused courses.  As such, you will join a dynamic and growing entrepreneurship team that is developing exciting student-focused extra-curricular initiatives to bring to life an entrepreneurship culture at Coventry University London for all students.

Key outcomes from your role will include delivering continuous improvements in research inspired teaching, student attainment and student satisfaction.  You will contribute to delivering the Institution’s mission which is to prepare career-ready, global enterprising graduates by providing a real business and professional experience that is tailored to individual talents and future career ambitions.

You will have a strong record of working with industry and entrepreneurship eco-systems, international partners and have excellent teamworking skills. You will have experience in academic leadership, curriculum development and research in the field of Entrepreneurship. Experience of teaching within a Higher Education Institution, qualified to a Doctorate level OR hold a Master’s degree supported by significant relevant industry experience and professional network, and a teaching qualification.

This is an exciting time to join our rich and dynamic working environment, offering the opportunity to grow and develop your career in a modern, forward-thinking institution with a passion for creating, supporting and developing the next generation of business professionals.

For an informal discussion about the position, please contact John Watkins, Head of Department, on +44 20 7247 3666 or email john.watkins@coventry.ac.uk

Closing date for applications:  25 June 2018

Interview date:  17 July 2018

Start Date: September 2018

How to apply

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